Pride Cleaners is Once Again Proud to Support Local Education

A letter from the CSISD Education Foundation to owner Heather Simmen: Hi Heather! Thank you for attending the 2017 CSISD Education Foundation Grant Patrol!  We hope you enjoyed seeing the happy faces of our teachers and students as we gave out $137,338 in innovative teaching grants.  With your support, a grant was awarded on behalf [...]

2020-01-23T16:36:42-06:00November 21st, 2017|

Prevent Delayed Stains From Crashing Your Party

It's a whole lot easier to get rid of unwanted guests before they become permanent residents. Faint stains or stains "invisible" to the naked eye may show up only after the garment is cleaned. Mysterious stains can sometimes appear on clothes after a period of time making it risky to store garments that have not [...]

2020-01-23T16:36:42-06:00July 3rd, 2017|

The Summer Issue

Some products that help us cope with the summer heat contain chemicals and dyes that can damage your clothing items. Here are some quick tips to minimize that damage.  Deodorants and Antiperspirants Potential Problem: Build-up from deodorant and antiperspirant products can cause fiber damage and yellowing.  Blue and green on silk and wool are particularly prone.  [...]

2020-01-23T16:36:42-06:00June 2nd, 2017|

Graduation Time In the Brazos Valley

It’s that time of year again for Brazos Valley graduates to don that sacred cap and gown while walking across the auditorium stage and into the next phase of life. Pride Cleaners would like to congratulate all of the area high school and college students graduating this year. Many of you will no doubt be [...]

2017-05-02T16:05:35-05:00May 2nd, 2017|

Pride Is Your Greener Cleaners

Did you know that Pride Cleaners takes extreme measures to make sure that we are as environmentally friendly as possible? To cut down on harmful chemicals, Pride Cleaners uses only the safest petroleum based solvents on the market today. Our green approach to the dry cleaning process continuously recycles all cleaning fluid through a complex [...]

2017-04-13T20:29:09-05:00April 13th, 2017|

A Day in the Life of Your Clothes at Pride Cleaners

Who handles them and how do we make them look renewed and refreshed? Your clothes are in the best care when they’re with Pride Cleaners! Our professional garment handlers are trained to remove stains, solve problems, press out wrinkles, and make your clothes look the best they can. Step 1: The Drop Off The process [...]

2020-01-23T16:36:43-06:00April 4th, 2017|

Pride’s Drive Through Service Makes Dry Cleaning Easy

At Pride Cleaners, we are constantly striving to find new ways to make the dry cleaning experience as easy and convenient as possible for our customers. That’s why both of our locations offer a curbside drive through service. You can pick up or drop off your dry cleaning without ever having to leave your vehicle. [...]

2017-03-16T21:28:33-05:00March 16th, 2017|

Caring For Athletic Uniforms

With spring comes the arrival of the spring sports season- and spring athletic uniforms. As sports uniforms are bound to experience significant soiling and wear, special attention should be paid to their care. Sports uniforms are usually made from synthetic fibers, such as nylon, polyester, spandex, or a blend of these fibers. The biggest problem [...]

2017-03-01T20:34:31-06:00March 1st, 2017|

To Starch or Not To Starch

….that is the question. Applying starch is one of the most commonly used dry cleaning techniques when it comes to men’s dress shirts. It’s purpose is to secure creases and give the fabric a crisp, semi-stiff appearance. But just what exactly is starch exactly? What is Starch? Starch is a compound created by plants and [...]

2020-01-23T16:36:43-06:00February 14th, 2017|

Make Sure You Look Your Best This Valentine’s Day

Did you know that more people go out to eat on Valentine’s Day than any other day of the year with the exception of Mother’s Day? This Valentine’s Day nearly a quarter of the US population plans to treat their significant other to a night out on the town. So make sure you look your [...]

2017-02-01T14:47:46-06:00February 1st, 2017|